Friday, 20 July 2018

Tag Archives: murder

Indian court upholds death sentences over 2012 gang-rape

(FILE PHOTO) NEW DELHI: India’s Supreme Court on Monday upheld death sentences handed down to three men over the gang-rape and murder of a woman in New Delhi in 2012, saying there were no grounds for a review. “The review petition of all the three convicts has been rejected,” AP ...

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Couple due in court charged with murder of homeless man

LINCOLNSHIRE: A couple have appeared in court charged with the murder of a man who died following a street attack. Marc Finnie, 44 and his wife Sarah Finnie, 36, of Sutcliffe Avenue, are due to appear at Grimsby and Cleethorpes Magistrates Court. They have been jointly charged with the murder ...

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Builder kidnapped and raped two women

LONDON: An “obsessed” builder kidnapped, raped and cut the throats of two young women, leaving one of them dead in a freezer at a disused house, a court has heard. Mujahid Arshid, 33, had planned for weeks to abduct the two “attractive” women, kill them and dump their bodies in ...

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Rape, murder of a girl sparks protests in Pakistan’s Kasur

KASUR: Protests broke out in Kasur on Wednesday after reports that body of an eight years old minor girl, who went missing last week, has been found dumped in a trash pile. According to TV channels, forensic  examination of the body has confirmed that  the girl identified as Zainab  was ...

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Man charged with murder after attempted robbery of Rolex watch

LONDON: Detectives investigating the killing of a man stabbed and shot at by thieves on a moped after refusing to hand over his Rolex watch have charged a man with murder. Danny Pearce (31) was fatally stabbed in Greenwich, south-east London, in July 2017 by thieves who were alleged to ...

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Mufti Qavi jailed until hearing on Qandeel Baloch murder

LAHORE: A court on Wednesday ordered Mufti Abdul Qavi jailed until his next hearing over possible involvement in the 2016 murder of a social media model Qandeel Baloch . The court official says Judge Mohammad Pervez Khan on Wednesday ordered Qawi to jail until his next hearing Nov. 7. The order ...

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Man jailed for murder of Wigan teenager

LANCASHIRE: A man has been jailed for a minimum of 31 years for the sexually motivated murder of a teenage student. Mark Buckley, 52, attacked 18-year-old Ellen Higginbottom, before taking her laptop and mobile phone and then leaving her for dead near a wheat field close to Orrell Water Park ...

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AR Rehman condemns Gauri Lankesh’s murder, says it’s not my India

MUMBAI: International famed Indian musician AR Rahman denounced the killing of senior journalist Gauri Lankesh and said that such kind of incidents donot happen in his India. Expressing disappointment on the mishap, the 50-year-old music composer said, “I am so sad about this. These kind of things don’t happen in ...

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